Come on over for the live shoot and meet WGN's Brittney Payton and/or Elliott Bambrough, August 9th, 2016 at 11 AM.

They'll get a Taste of what Chicago's been Chasing—Nita's Signature Gumbo and perhaps a few other menu items. You may even be asked what makes Nita's Gumbo Chicago's Best? Tell them you blame it on The Chase.

Find out if you've made the show. This episode airs September 18th, 10PM on WGN-TV.


Many thanks in advance to Brittney, Elliott, Jordan, Jason & Molly Shanks, Lead Producer, for Chicago’s Best. We appreciate their interest very much and look forward to what will surely be a memorable time with the entire crew. Be sure to watch Chicago's Best on WGN, Sundays at 10PM.




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Summer Jackson, segment producer and on-air contributor for "You & Me This Morning”, stopped by and spent a little time with Anita, the crew, and sampled some of Nita’s Gumbo tasty delights. When asked about how Anita achieved her signature gumbo taste, Ms. Jackson got quite the response. Did Anita give any clues to her gumbo recipe? Click here and find out what Anita had to say.

Thanks to Summer, Melissa and Jeanne for allowing Nita’s Gumbo to bring the Chase to their place. A great time was had by all.

Be sure to tune in every morning to find out what these ladies are up to next!

Summer Jackson asks Anita about the secrets to her Signature Gumbo.

From left to right: Melissa Forman, Anita Dotty, Denise Edge, and Jeanne Sparrow.



Tracy Bibbs Chases the Taste. Here’s what she has to say:

They have excellent food. My favorite is the Caribbean gumbo, Gumbo Wings and Seafood Gumbo. Everyone there is so nice and friendly, they treat you like family. I highly recommend them.

—Facebook, 2015


GET IN THE SPOTLIGHT! Share your favorite Taste Chasing experiences on our Facebook or Twitter page.

Each quarter we’ll SPOTLIGHT a new Chaser and award a FREE SIDE to the person, we think, tells the most sincere story. Get creative and have fun with your expression. Are you the next featured Chaser?

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  Find out what people are saying about THE TASTE! It’s why they CHASE.